Boys basketball: Evergreen 50, Battle Ground 45

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Updated: January 16, 2013, 11:36 PM

 

Robert Franks scored 15 points, Jalen Ballard added 10, and the Plainsmen got defensive to beat the Tigers.

Evergreen held Battle Ground to six points in the second quarter to take a one-point lead at the half.

Then trailing going into the fourth, Evergreen held the Tigers to 10 points in the final eight minutes.

Kevin Haynes led Battle Ground with 13 points.

EVERGREEN 50, BATTLE GROUND 45

EVERGREEN -- Donneze Braxton 0, Jalen Ballard 10, Jahmil Johnson 6, Robert Franks 15, Andrew Morris 4, Trent Foster 4, Connor Finnegan 3, David Shirts 2, Andrew White 6.

BATTLE GROUND -- Jamie Ford 9, Damien Ford 3, Daniel Duong 9, Trevor Ingram 2, Jake Sachen 0, Kevin Haynes 13, Miles Luke 7, Taylor Smith 2, Devin Johnson 0.

Evergreen 10 14 9 17--50

B. Ground 17 6 12 10--45

JV -- Battle Ground won.